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[Collection of portraits, predominantly of Aborigines of New South Wales and Tasmania, ca. 1817-1849]

Call numbers

SAFE/PXA 615

Record identifier

9yM6oQD9

[Collection of portraits, predominantly of Aborigines of New South Wales and Tasmania, ca. 1817-1849]

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[Collection of portraits, predominantly of Aborigines of New South Wales and Tasmania, ca. 1817-1849]

Full title

[Collection of portraits, predominantly of Aborigines of New South Wales and Tasmania, ca. 1817-1849]

Date

ca. 1817-1836, 1849

Call Numbers

SAFE/PXA 615

Record Identifier

9yM6oQD9
Physical Description

Contents

33 prints - 33.3 x 33.8 cm. or smaller - lithographs (some with white highlights) and etchings

8 drawings - 30.6 x 30.8 cm. or smaller - watercolour and pencil

Textual Records - 3 handwritten sheets

Textual Records - (typescript) 1 typed sheet

Other Descriptions

Level of description

Fonds

Access and use

Copying Conditions

Out of copyright : Artist died before 1955

Please acknowledge: : Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales

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Issue Copy

Partly Digitised : 27 images

More information

SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

1. Prepared for battle / Same convict / [by T.R. Browne]. This is possibly a portrait of `Mimosa', a similar work is held at DGA 3 f. 2

2. "2" [Australian Aboriginal male carrying spear and fish, ca. 1820 / by T.R. Browne]

3. N.S. Wales - Native in the act of fighting / Same Convict / [by T.R. Browne]. This is possibly a portrait of T...

ALTERNATIVE TITLES

Full title

[Collection of portraits, predominantly of Aborigines of New South Wales and Tasmania, ca. 1817-1849]

NOTES

General note

Nos. 1-4 have been attributed to T.R. (Richard) Browne based on their similarity to No.5 "Broken Bay Jemmy" and illustrations in T. Skottowe's album, "Select Specimens From Nature of the Birds Animals ..." (located at PXA 555 Mitchell Library).
No.2 At the upper left of the drawing appears the number "2" that may refer to the note inscribed on d...

Signature / Inscriptions

Titled beneath image.
Many of the prints bear artist and publication details.
Printed at bottom "Printed & Sold by J.G. Austin & Co. No. 12 Bridge Street Sydney"
Nos. 42-44 have printed artists and publication details, "Design'd etch'd & publish's by Bm. Duterrau Augt. 24 1835 Hobart Town Van Dieman's Land"
Some are dated.

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Presented by Francis Edwards, 1932

Exhibited in

Faces of Australia: image, reality and the portrait.

Matthew Flinders : The Ultimate Voyage

A Rage for Curiosity

The Art of exploration

Illawarra and Environs: a pictorial survey

Administrative / Biographical history

Bungaree in fact died in 1830.

Identifiers

PRIMARY IDENTIFIERS

Call Numbers

SAFE/PXA 615

Record Identifier

9yM6oQD9

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Reference code

404751

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